WPAC | Manager, Wood Pellets, Quebec Wood Export Bureau
John Arsenault, P. Eng. MBA, is the Pellet Group Director for the Quebec Wood Export Bureau and the Director of Market Access for the Wood Pellet Association of Canada. From 1997 to 2011, John served as Vice-President Operations of Energex Pellet Fuel Inc., in Lac Mégantic, Que. Energex is the largest producer of industrial and residential wood pellets in Eastern Canada and the North East U.S. John ran plant operations, participated in mergers and acquisitions and handled overseas sales and logistics. He previously served in several general management positions for a variety of manufacturing businesses, including electricity, light and heavy oil, coal, petroleum coke, natural gas and biomass. John has an MBA and Bachelor in Applied Sciences from the Université de Sherbrooke.